Truck Rental in Canada: Market Research Report

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Truck Rental in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 53212CA | Mar 2014

Clearer road: Housing starts and consumer spending will drive up truck rental demand

IBISWorld’s Truck Rental market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Although demand for truck rentals and leases waxed and waned, the industry received an overall net increase in demand over the five years to 2014. Increasing emissions and fuel-efficiency regulations are anticipated to drive demand from the commercial market going forward. Indeed, regulation aimed at lowering emissions from long-haul tractor-trailers and large pickup trucks by 23.0% by 2019 will require downstream customers to either purchase or lease new vehicles. IBISWorld expects that the majority of companies will lease their trucks from industry operators as downstream fleet operators seek more predictability and flexibility in their cost structures... purchase to read more

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The Truck Rental industry has a low level of market share concentration, with the top four companies accounting for less than 33.0% of industry revenue. Over the past five years, consolidation has increased, as larger companies have pursued merger and acquisition activity. For example, in late 2007, major company Ryder System acquired Ontario-based Pollock NationalLease, one of Canada's largest privately owned full-service truck leasing companies. And in 2011, Ryder acquired Hill Hire, a UK-based full-service leasing, rental and maintenance company. Even as companies such as Ryder have been able to grow market share through acquisitions, small niche players still continue to have a presence in this industry... purchase to read more


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What is the Truck Rental Industry?

This industry primarily rents or leases trucks, truck tractors, utility trailers, semitrailers, recreational vehicles (RVs) and buses without drivers. Vehicle retailing activity is excluded from this industry. Companies that rent or lease industrial trucks and equipment, such as forklifts, are covered in the Industrial Equipment Rental and Leasing industry (IBISWorld report 53249CA).

Industry Products
Truck leases and rentalsTractor leases and rentalsTrailer leases and rentalsOther leases and rentals
Industry Activities
Renting trucks, truck tractors, buses, RVs, utility trailers and semitrailersLeasing trucks, truck tractors, buses, RVs, utility trailers and semitrailers

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